Famed Battle Rapper Tsu Surf was shot in his hometown of Newark, New Jersey. According to social media reports, the Gun Titles rapper was rushed to the emergency room after the shooting and is now in stable condition after reportedly being shot multiple times.

The Source reported in January that Surf was released from prison after a 2017 arrest on what is reportedly aggravated assault charges. Tsunami had already previously had two gun charges.


Surf was just getting back to the battle scene having battled The Source Magazine’s unsigned hype Rum Nitty at NOME 8. Rum Nitty sent prayers to his NOME 8 opponent on Instagram.

Smmfh ….prayers bro ???????? u gon pull through ??‍♂️

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The SMACK/URL battler was famously affiliated with the Crip gang Rolling 60’s in Newark. Whether or not his gang affiliation had something to do with the shooting is unknown. No suspects have been identified in the shooting. The Source will keep you updated as this story develops.

Prayers up for Tsu Surf!